ST. LOUIS -- The Blues' youth movement keeps looking better with the emergence of the youngest player on their roster.
Dmitrij Jaskin won't be catching 23-year-old Vladimir Tarasenko or 22-year-old Jaden Schwartz anytime soon, but four goals in eight games has the physical 21-year-old quickly moving up the team leaderboard. Two game-winners and plenty of praise from teammates and...
Jaden Schwartz lost his stick and was scrambling to hunt it down. David Backes to the rescue! Backes skated over the stick and nimbly flips it back into the air to Schwartz.
We’ve seen similar plays around the NHL, but Backes completing the flip after already being past the stick is pretty incredible.
(H/T Reddit Hockey)
The post GIF: David Backes cleverly helps Jaden Schwartz...
In his first game after missing some time with a lower-body injury, Jaden Schwartz made an immediate impact. Though he made several nice plays against the San Jose Sharks, the best was this insane pass to Kevin Shattenkirk.
At first his pass looks a little accidental, but upon further review you see Schwartz knew exactly what he was doing.
Just … how?
ST. LOUIS — Restricted free-agent left wing Jaden Schwartz signed a two-year contract with the St. Louis Blues on Saturday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“We are excited to have Jaden in the fold for the next two seasons,” general manager Doug Armstrong said in a statement. “He is an exciting young talent that will play a key role in the success of our club.”
We finally have another update on the Jaden Schwartz contract situation. Pierre LeBrun commented on the situation in a recent blog, highlighting the fact that the Blues and Schwartz are closing the gap but the two sides remain divided.
Blues RFA forward Jaden Schwartz, 22, continues to wait things out. I’m surprised this one has lasted as long as it has. It never felt...
Some Blues fans are a little bit concerned that Jaden Schwartz still doesn’t have a new contract. Rest assured, Blues fans. A couple of reports from Jeremy Rutherford’s chat with fans may put your mind at ease.
When asked for an update on Schwartz, Rutherford responded:
“I have heard nothing new recently. Doug Armstrong is vacationing as we speak. I would think mid-August is...
Doug Armstrong recently held a chat with Blues fans and he shed a little bit of light on the negotiations with Jaden Schwartz. To date, we really haven’t heard much about Schwartz, but Armstrong states that the team is in the initial process of figuring out a new contract for the forward.
Armstrong’s comments, via the St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
“We’re in the initial process...
In a tribute to his late sister, St. Louis left wing Jaden Schwartz is swapping his familiar No. 9 for No. 17.
Mandi Schwartz wore the jersey for Yale, where she played in three seasons and was named an ECAC Hockey All-Academic in every one.
“Mandi was a beautifully simple being in the sense that her life was driven by love for her friends, family and the sport of ice hockey...
ST. LOUIS -- "I'm ready," Jaden Schwartz said Tuesday morning following the Blues' optional practice at the St. Louis Mills.
The words hung in the air for a bit. The young forward's proclamation to the media surrounding his locker stall went without a response at first, as reporters fiddled with their recording devices. But Schwartz, who was sitting and untying his skates, was ready...
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ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues are using their off day today to support Jaden Schwartz and his family and to honor the memory of his sister, Mandi.
The team is traveling from New York City to New Haven, Conn., where Yale will honor Mandi Schwartz, who played hockey for the Bulldogs before she died of leukemia three years ago.
Yale is hosting Brown on Friday and will honor Schwartz...